This Fall at Indigo Arts

September 22, 2019 to December 22, 2019

The gallery is settling in to a new space on the fourth floor of the Crane Building.  The gallery is open to visit by appointment (please call or email), as well as online

On October 13th we will open along with many other artists and galleries in the Crane Arts Building for the annual Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST). 

New art has been arriving all Summer.  A few of the recent arrivals at the gallery and on the indigoarts.com website follow:

Works on paper by two innovative Mithila artists from Madhubani, Bihar, India.  Shalini Karn works in the tradition of the finest mithila artists, with much of her work drawn from Hindu mythology.  Mahalaxmi Karn updates the tradition, with a feminist perspective on contemporary Indian life.

Classic paintings by several Haitian masters of the 1970's and 1980's:  Ezene DomondDieudonné CedorAlexandre Gregoire and others.

A small herd of wood animalitos from Oaxaca by Armando Jimenez and family.

Folk and Outsider Art from Cuba - New Paintings by Roberto Torres Lameda and automotive sculptures by Leandro Gomez Quintero (featured recently in the New York Times).

A new group of miniature hair signboards from Burkina Faso .

and Saints, Devils, Brides, Mermaids and Luchadores - a new collection of modern "retablos" from the prolific Lorenzo family of Guerrero, Mexico.

Les Marchandes
SKU: DDCR-1901

Oil on canvas (24" x 20"), framed, 1988(?).

$4000
Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden
SKU: AG-1901

Alexandre Gregoire (Port-au-Prince, Haiti)
Oil on Board (16" x 12") with original hand-carved wood frame, c. 1970.

Purchased in Haiti by original owner, c. 1970.

$850
Jeep CJ Taxi Sculpture
SKU: LQC-1901

Baracoa, Cuba, c.2018.
Cardboard, wood, string, clear plastic, styrofoam, and miscellaneous recycled materials, painted with oil paint.  (5 3/4" h. x 5" w. x 10" d.)

$425
Baby Krishna Suckling at the Breast of the Demon Putana
SKU: SHLK-1901

Shalini Karn - Madhubani, Bihar, India
2019
Ink on paper (20 1/4" x 12" on 22" x 14 3/4" sheet).

$400
Mother and Daughter Going to School
SKU: MHXD-1910

Madhubani, Bihar, India
2019
Ink on paper (20 5/8" x 13 5/8" on 20" x 15" sheet).

$375
Husband Reads the Newspaper While his Wife Massages his Feet
SKU: MHXD-1911

Madhubani, Bihar, India
2019
Ink on paper (20 5/8" x 13 5/8" on 20" x 15" sheet).

$375
Santa Rosa de Lima - Retablo
SKU: PRTB-147

Painted plaster sculpture in carved and painted wood box.
(10 1/2" h. x 6" w. x 1  1/2" d.)

$295
Jabali (Wild Boar)
SKU: ARMJ-1904

Armando Jimenez, Antonia Carrillo and Alejandro Jimenez
Arrazola, Oaxaca, Mexico, 2019
Wood painted with acrylic paints
(3 1/2" w. x 9" d. x 7 1/4" h.)

$180
God is My Barber - Mini Signboard
SKU: BS-448

Babs - Burkina Faso, 2019
Oil paint on plywood (8" x 11")

$110
Selfie - Two Mermaids
SKU: MHXD-1903

Madhubani, Bihar, India
2019
Ink on paper (9" x 7" on 10" x 8" sheet).

$95
La Novia del Diablo (The Bride of the Devil)
SKU: JL-1954

Jesus Lorenzo
Acrylic paint on masonite w/ clear lacquer.
(12" x 8"), c.2019

$65

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